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Checking in from the Condor's Nest on Illimani, Bolivia. MM Collection
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April 15, 2015

Mark G. reports on Uganda/part 1- a forgotten treasure and MM's first expedition there

It is with hesitation that I write a blog about MM’s first expedition to Uganda’s Rwenzori Mountains. Be it climate change or luck, we experienced the best imaginable weather in one of the wettest places on the planet, in a range that straddles the rugged eastern slopes in Uganda and the western slopes that plunge into the vast greenness of the Congo Basin and the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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April 13, 2015

Honeymoon on Kilimanjaro

Our most recent expedition to Kilimanjaro was last month, just before the start of the spring rainy season. Anne and Daniel wanted to celebrate their marriage by taking the trip of a lifetime to Tanzania. Upon arriving, they were taken to our Itikoni Camp in Arusha National Park.  Itikoni is a great spot to rest from their travel to Tanzania and, because it’s at 6,500 ft., they started acclimatizing for the ascent of Kilimanjaro. During their two days at Itikoni Anne and Daniel were able to take game viewing hikes in addition to relaxing and enjoying the amazing food!

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March 30, 2015

Wild Patagonia Brings the "Wow!"

Wow. That's what I said nearly every day in Patagonia…"Wow!"

Patagonia is an epic landscape, ripe with adventure. What was once the desolate and inhospitable end-of-known-land, filling the hearts of early explorers with trepidation, is today a wonderland of glaciers, water, wildlife, and...fun!

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January 13, 2015

Quick and Joyful Kili

This December holiday season, MM Guide Ben Mality spent Christmas climbing Kilimanjaro with a strong family from Sweden! Their friends had climbed with Mountain Madness the previous December when Mark Gunlogson's family went to Tanzania and had nothing but wonderful things to say about their experience. So naturally, they were convinced that this was the best way for a family of 5 to spend their holidays. And all 5, ages 14 to 50, reached the roof of Africa on December 24th! 

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December 8, 2014

2015 Safari Awards Winner!

Mountain Madness is proud to announce that, together with our local Tanzanian partners, we have been honored by The Safari Awards with two wonderful recognitions.

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